An update from YFA and NEFA

In line with organisations across the globe, our staff are working from home during the COVID-19 outbreak.  We’re still able to provide many services, including responding to footage sales. For further information, email us and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can. Meantime, the Archive has over 1,800 films available to watch online, free of charge.  Perfect lockdown viewing! 


Film ID:
NEFA 10689

A Tyne Tees Television autobiographical documentary about Jack Charlton, of local and world footballing fame, on a return visit to his family in Ashington far away from the world of top class soccer.

NEFA 10689 Big Jack's Other World

Bradford on Film - DVD on sale now!

If you missed out on the Bradford on Film screening at Bradford Cathedral, we’re delighted to announce the Bradford on Film DVD is on sale now! The DVD, presented by Bradfordian, Christa Ackroyd, tells the story of the people, places, industries, traditions, celebrations, major events and everyday working lives across the decades, all captured on film and revealed once again for everyone to see and enjoy.

Hull on Film DVD

Are you searching for the ideal Christmas present for a Hullensian?  Well, look no further than our Hull on Film DVD, packed full of fascinating footage of Hull dating from the early 1900s up to 1980!  The DVD is priced at £10 (plus £2 postage and packing), and all proceeds from sales go straight back into the preservation of the films – so every purchase helps to safeguard mor

Newcastle on Film - now available on DVD!

There’s nowhere on earth quite like Newcastle - and now, thanks to overwhelming demand, you can enjoy the moving story of the city as captured on film over the past 100 years, with our astonishing new DVD revealing ‘Newcastle on Film’.

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Archive Picks


A Tyne Tees TV documentary following Middlesbrough Football Club under the management of Jackie Charlton in 1974 (the year they won the second division championship). Film shows the team training, and includes shots of the manager's team talk where Charlton discusses tactics. The film also shows...

Film ID: 11000 Year: 1974